Leslie Phillips Seminars® has been approved by NBCC as an Approved Continuing Education Provider, ACEP No. 6667. Programs that do not qualify for NBCC credit are clearly identified. Leslie Phillips Seminars® is solely responsible for all aspects of the programs​.​  Leslie Phillips Seminars® has been approved by the Alabama State Board of Social Work Examiners, #0516. 
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"Are You Thriving or Just Surviving? Self-Care for Helping Professionals"

June 7th, 2019 

8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Registration 8:00 a.m- 8:30 a.m
6 NBCC/SW CE Hours

PRESENTER: Leslie Phillips, LPC-S, NCC


LOCATION: DHR
2206 OAKWOOD AVENUE NW
HUNTSVILLE, AL 35810  


LIMITED TO 30 SEATS!​  


LEARNING OBJECTIVES INCLUDE:
 
Distinguish the difference between compassion fatigue and burnout
Learn the phases of Compassion Fatigue
Identify Professional and Personal Responses to Compassion Fatigue
Discuss the importance of making time for self-care
Outline the self-assessment of compassion fatigue and satisfaction
Discuss the importance of making time for self-care
Describe several promising self-care strategies for optimal personal and work functioning
 
PRESENTER: LESLIE PHILLIPS, LPC-S, NCC
 
Dare to Dream is owned by Leslie Phillips, LPC-SC, NCC, and works with those who "Dare to Dream" to reach their goals. Leslie Phillips is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Counseling Supervisor, and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She has been in the field of mental health since 1997, and has over 15 years of Clinical Experience, providing services in the Huntsville, Guntersville, Arab, Decatur, Athens, and Moulton Alabama areas.  Leslie has a Master's Degree in Counseling and Psychology from the University of West Alabama.  Her experience includes counseling in a variety of settings, ranging from private practice to professional organizations, as well as mental health centers. Leslie has experience in supervising and managing mental health programs, staffs, and subsequent services, as well as ensuring quality assurance and performance improvement. She also has experience in providing training for mental health professionals. Leslie oversees the program "Leslie Phillips Seminars®" which hosts continuing education seminars for mental health professionals, primarily hosted in the Northern Alabama area as this program is an NBCC approved continuing education provider, and an Alabama SW continuing education approved provider. In addition to this practice, Leslie has provided supervision for those seeking state of Alabama LPC licensure since 2011. Leslie also teaches Undergraduate Psychology and Human Service courses with Columbia College.  ​ 


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"Tackling the Ethical Codes in Counseling:

The Duty to Client Care versus the Duty to Self-Care"


June 14th, 2019 
8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Registration 8:00 a.m- 8:30 a.m
6 NBCC/SW CE Hours 
PRESENTER: Leslie Phillips, LPC-S, NCC

LOCATION: DHR
2206 OAKWOOD AVENUE NW
HUNTSVILLE, AL 35810  

LIMITED TO 30 SEATS!​  

LEARNING OBJECTIVES INCLUDE:
 

Learn the purpose and mission of the AAMFT, ABEC, ACES, ACPE, AMHCA, NBCC, ASBSWE, and NASW codes of ethics


Review/Learn the AAMFT, ABEC, ACES, ACPE, AMHCA, NBCC, ASBSWE, and NASW codes of ethics that pertain to self-care


Learn Ethical decision-making models and processes when faced with ethical dilemmas regarding self-care


Learn how a counselor's lack of self-care directly harms clients and violates the code of ethics


The ethical implications of self-care for counseling practices (individually, private practice, corporately, and as supervisors/directors of other counselors)


Learn how to create self-care plans and emergency self-care plans


Learn how to implement organizational self-care practices that meet the code of ethics requirements for licensed staff

 
PRESENTER: LESLIE PHILLIPS, LPC-S, NCC
 
Dare to Dream is owned by Leslie Phillips, LPC-SC, NCC, and works with those who "Dare to Dream" to reach their goals. Leslie Phillips is a Licensed Professional Counselor, a Licensed Counseling Supervisor, and a Nationally Certified Counselor. She has been in the field of mental health since 1997, and has over 15 years of Clinical Experience, providing services in the Huntsville, Guntersville, Arab, Decatur, Athens, and Moulton Alabama areas.  Leslie has a Master's Degree in Counseling and Psychology from the University of West Alabama.  Her experience includes counseling in a variety of settings, ranging from private practice to professional organizations, as well as mental health centers. Leslie has experience in supervising and managing mental health programs, staffs, and subsequent services, as well as ensuring quality assurance and performance improvement. She also has experience in providing training for mental health professionals. Leslie oversees the program "Leslie Phillips Seminars®" which hosts continuing education seminars for mental health professionals, primarily hosted in the Northern Alabama area as this program is an NBCC approved continuing education provider, and an Alabama SW continuing education approved provider. In addition to this practice, Leslie has provided supervision for those seeking state of Alabama LPC licensure since 2011. Leslie also teaches Undergraduate Psychology and Human Service courses with Columbia College.  ​


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​"Is this the end? Understanding Death, Dying, and End of life issues in Counseling"
June 21st, 2019
8:30 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.
Registration 8:00 a.m- 8:30 a.m
6 NBCC/SW CE Hours 
PRESENTER: Iantha Calloway, LPC
 
LOCATION: DHR
2206 Oakwood Aveue NW
Huntsville, AL 35810

LEARNING OBJECTIVES INCLUDE:
 
Examine counseling needs of individuals facing end of life.
Review cultural considerations surrounding death
Identify and explore role conflicts of the terminally ill and their caregivers
Understand the physical and emotional changes that occur during a terminal illness
Address the role of the counselor during the therapeutic process
Review ethical considerations when counseling those with a terminal illness
 
PRESENTER: IANTHA CALLOWAY, LPC
 
Iantha Calloway is a licensed professional counselor in Huntsville, Alabama. She is currently providing services to individuals, couples, and families in Madison County and surrounding areas. Iantha completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Tennessee in Knoxville where she majored in Psychology. She attended Alabama A&M University for graduate studies, earning a Master of Science degree in Counseling Psychology. Drawn to the profession by her passion to aid others in recognizing their strengths and using them to reach their goals, she has spent her career cheering on her clients as they leap hurdles and triumphantly achieve goals. Throughout her career she has challenged herself to learn new skills and share her knowledge with peers and clients. Her behavioral health experience includes over 10 years in community mental health serving individuals with serious and persistent mental illnesses. Over the years she has developed a special interest in group work, mindfulness, and brief solution-focused interventions. During her career she has been recognized as a mentor for student interns and new clinicians; However her most treasured accolade is the RESPECT Award given by the Alabama Department of Mental Health’s Office of Consumer Affairs. While working in community mental health she gained knowledge and experience in compliance and risk management, as well as the application of collaborative documentation in inpatient and outpatient care. She also has experience in the implementation of technology in counseling settings and promotes the adaptation of new technology for clinicians.



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REFUND, CANCELLATION, CERTIFICATE, POSTPONEMENT,  REFUSAL OF SERVICE , ACCOMMODATIONS POLICIES: 

Refunds: If a refund is requested by the participant, a partial refund, minus a $25.00 adminstrative fee will be given within two weeks of the event. All cancellations must be in writing, thus emailed to leslie@daretodreamlife.com is preferred. No refunds will be issued if received less than 2 weeks of the event.  Please note if a participant fails to contact us as well as fails to appear for the seminar, no refunds will be issued, nor will attendance of another seminar be allowed. 

Cancellations:  If Leslie Phillips Seminars® cancels a seminar, a full refund will be given. Leslie Phillips Seminars® reserves the right to cancel any seminar due to low enrollment. 
Postponements: At times, postponing a seminar may be unavoidable (such as illness of a presenter, family tragedy, etc). If a seminar is postponed, all registered will have the option to attend the seminar on the newly scheduled date, or have their registration transferred to another seminar of their choice within the next 6 months. No refunds will be given. If a seminar is not attended within that 6 month period, attendance of another seminar is forfeited. 

Certificates: It is the policy and procedure of Leslie Phillips Seminars® to provide our customers with their certificate at the end of each seminar.  Because we provide this in person, at the conclusion of all seminars, the following policy is adhered to:
1.     If a customer loses, misplaces, fails to get their certificate before leaving for the day, or otherwise cannot find their certificate that was originally provided at their seminar, Leslie Phillips Seminars® will provide an additional certificate electronically with an administrative charge of $15.00.  Customers may utilize the buy it now option on our website at www.daretodreamlife.com or contact leslie@daretodreamlife.com to pay by check. 
2.   If a customer requests a certificate to be mailed through the United States Postal Service, Leslie Phillips Seminars ® will mail the certificate with an administrative charge of $20.00. Customers may utilize the buy it now option on our website at www.daretodreamlife.com or contact leslie@daretodreamlife.com to pay by check.

Refusal of Service: We may bar access to any service immediately, without prior notice or liability, under our sole discretion, without limitation, including but not limited to a breach of the Terms listed on our website. We may bar access to any service if Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars believes that a customer conduct violates applicable law or is harmful to the interests of Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® and its subsidiaries. A violation that is harmful to the interests of Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® includes but is not limited to: Video recording of live seminars, taking pictures of the screen during live presentations, copying of seminar materials given during attendance (handouts and other documentation) for distribution in a commercial capacity and/or using in a competitors live seminar business without written permission of Dare to Dream/Leslie Phillips Seminars®.


BY ENROLLING, REGARDLESS OF PAYMENT METHOD, MEANS YOU AGREE TO AND WILL ADHERE TO OUR TERMS AND CONDITIONS LISTED ON THIS WEBSITE AS WELL WE THE POLICIES LISTED ABOVE. 

PAYMENT OPTIONS -  Credit card, scroll down to the bottom and follow the directives.

PERSONAL AND BUSINESS CHECKS:
If you wish to register for a training utilizing a personal check, please mail a check to Leslie Phillips, LPC-SC, NCC, P.O. BOX 4722, Huntsville, AL, 35815.  Include with the check your name as it needs to be on your certificate, your mailing address, your telephone number, your email address (so we can send you confirmation details), and the name of the seminar you wish to register for.  Please be aware that until the check has been received, seats will be open for purchase. The fastest way to secure a seat for a training is through credit card payment payment options below. We no longer offer seat holding services for individuals.  However, if you are a business and are sending employees:  Please contact us if you need a W9 form for your database.  If you are utilizing a Purchase Order, please email leslie@daretodreamlife.com for more information.Thank you for your understanding.

A service charge of $35.00 will be assessed on all checks returned by the bank for any reason. Re-payment of the returned check must be made by cash, cashier’s check, or money order only.


​Credit/Debit Card Online and By Phone  (PayPal Account NOT required)  
We accept credit card/debit cards and online checking account payment options through PayPal at the bottom of this page, just click "Buy Now" for the seminar of your choice.  Even though it's PayPal, you do NOT have to have a PayPal account to utilize it.  By enrolling in a seminar, regardless of payment method, you agree to adhere to the refunds policy above. Please review it prior to registration!  ​Please know I do not mind processing your card over the phone, but we utilize PayPal for all processing of credit/debit cards.  I will ask for this same information the online option below requests as it's required of me to enter when I take payments over the phone.   Please call (256) 690-4982 to register over the phone with a credit card. 



​Accommodation/Modification Seminar Requests

Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® ADA Course Modification Policy

In accordance with the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA), Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® is committed to ensuring that there is no discrimination against individuals with disabilities on the basis of disability in the full and equal enjoyment of Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® goods, services, facilities, privileges, advantages, or accommodations.  In furtherance of this commitment, Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® will offer seminars in an accessible manner to individuals with disabilities.  42 U.S.C. § 12189; 28 C.F.R. § 36.309.  Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® will make modifications as are necessary to ensure that the place and manner in which the seminar is given are accessible to individuals with disabilities.  Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® will provide appropriate auxiliary aids and services for persons with impaired sensory, manual, or speaking skills, unless we can demonstrate that offering a particular auxiliary aid or service would fundamentally alter the seminar or would result in an undue burden. (Undue burden is defined by ADA as "significant difficulty or expense"). If a specific communications method would be an undue burden, Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® will provide an effective alternative, if there is one. Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® will administer seminars that are accessible to individuals with disabilities or make alternative accessible arrangements.  Alternative arrangements will provide comparable conditions to those provided for nondisabled individuals, such as, for example, the same opportunity to interact with an instructor, and ask questions.  28 C.F.R. § 36.309(c)(4)-(5). 

The ADA Course Modification Coordinator is Leslie Phillips, LPC-S, NCC.  Leslie Phillips is authorized to receive and review requests for modifications, auxiliary aids or services and can be reached at leslie@daretodreamlife.com.

Accommodations/Modifications Requests must be received in writing 60 days prior to the seminar date of choice for proper determination and resolution. Requests must be emailed to Leslie Phillips,  leslie@daretodreamlife.com. Within one week of receiving a request, Dare to Dream Services/Leslie Phillips Seminars® through its ADA Course Modification Coordinator, will adhere to the following procedures for considering the request:

(1) Grant the request;  

OR

(2) Make a narrowly tailored request for more information about the request and, within three (3) days of receiving the information, grant or deny the request; 

OR

(3) Deny the request upon establishing that offering the particular auxiliary aid or service would fundamentally alter the seminar or would result in an undue burden, and/or offer alternative accessible arrangements.


06/21/19 End of life seminar
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Upcoming June Seminar Offerings

060719 Self-Care Seminar
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06/14/19 Tackling Ethics in Self-1care
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